Hon Nicholas Davidson QC
Practised at Independent Bar since 1988 – appointed Queen’s Counsel 1996.
Established Clarendon Chambers in 1988 and Canterbury Chambers in 2007.
Appointed to High Court in 2015 and retired in December 2018
Extensive civil and criminal litigation experience included commercial and trust litigation, resource management as independent commissioner and counsel, valuation including rural and pastoral leases and commercial property.
Professional and sporting disciplinary roles including Deputy Chair New Zealand Sports Tribunal.
Prior to High Court appointment practised extensively in arbitration and mediation.